Marta Niccolai is originally from Italy, and UK resident since 1988.
She has a PhD from University College London, where she teaches courses on Film and Theatre. She researches on intercultural communication, particularly in theatrical texts and productions. The other developing field of interest is the presence of shamanic principles and techniques in European contemporary theatre.
Marta has been a shamanic practitioner since 2007, and is Faculty member for the Foundation for Shamanic Studies Europe in the UK since 2015.